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3 Little Known Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Last year, I caught a lucky break. I was working a dead-end job at a bank and hated every minute of it. Until one day, I sent an email to one of my …

5 Frugal Ways Every Entrepreneur Can Start And Grow A Business On The Cheap

I should start by clearing the confusion, just in case you are wondering. Being cheap and being frugal are two entirely different things. The first is just plain silly if you are trying to run a business, but the later is being smart when applied in the same context.<p>Starting and growing a business …

10 Success lessons from Brian Chesky – “Airbnb Founder and Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share43<p>+11<p>Shares 81<p>Growing up, Brian Chesky never envisioned himself as an entrepreneur. Instead, the Airbnb co-founder came up with the …

Startups

31 Ways to Improve Your Life in Just a Month

Imagine the possibilities of a life filled with these simple acts of joy that can be done in minutes. Here's a template to get started.<p>Before this 31-day plan became a lifestyle, I first had to remove the tumors of self-gratification and hubris (trust me, the attitude ruling my life in the old days …

11 Budgeting Skills Everyone Should Master

Budgeting. In some of our lives, it's known as "the b-word."<p>If you've never budgeted before, it can seem like a gargantuan task that only produces …

Personal Finance

Best Money Tips: 10 Basic Financial Formulas You Need to Know

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on the basic financial formulas you need to know, simple secrets for a fast …

Personal Finance

Free App Friday: Top 50 Educational Apps!

Head on over to <b>Smart Apps for Kids</b> for a list of <b>iTunes apps available to download for free</b> today!<p>Today you can download the top 50 free educational …

How to Reach Financial Independence Even if You Make an Average Income

<i>This is a guest post from Pauline from InvestmentZen.com</i><p>Reaching financial independence is not an easy task, but it is perfectly doable even if you …

Personal Finance

Need a Job? These 4 Companies are Hiring Work-From-Home Employees Right Now

If you’re looking for flexible work you can do from anywhere, then you should check out these interesting opportunities we found!These four companies …

Hate the D.C. Metro? Here’s Your New Favorite Way to Commute for $2.15

10 Ways to Improve Yourself for $100 or Less

"By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail," wrote Founding Father Benjamin Franklin. While it may be true that opportunity doesn't knock on …

Frugal Living

5 Most Important Financial Lessons for the Dummies

When we were young we had the capacity to dream – and we had big dreams. I remember that I wanted to be the aeronautical engineer and a neurosurgeon …

Personal Finance

Investing 101: 10 Steps to Simple Investing

The following post was originally published on Debt Free Guys<p>This post will help de-mystify investing and get you started on the right foot. This is …

Retirement

Are You a Sustainable Foodie? This Work-From-Home Job Pays Up to $30/Hour

Before you put that piece of steak in your mouth, do you pause to ponder where it comes from?Even better: Do you read food labels like they’re the …

Xerox is Hiring Work-From-Home Reps — and Check Out the Benefits!

Despite the endurance of the proprietary eponym, Xerox is much more than copy machines these days.The company offers customers help with data …

5 Fancy Habits That Are Actually Frugal

<b>Guest post from Erin of The No Drama Mama</b><p>Fancy and frugal don’t seem to go together, but they certainly CAN go hand in hand quite nicely. I don’t …

Personal Finance

How to Manage Your Money in the Midst of Chaos

As many know, <b>I lost my father last December</b>. While it was expected, to a certain extent, the way it happened was completely unexpected. Regardless of …

Frugal Living

Cheap and Healthy Rice and Vegetable Patties

These rice and vegetable patties are cheap to make but they’re are healthy and delicious in a mild, comfort-food sort of way.While the patties take a …

Food

How to Take a Last Minute Vacation on a Budget

Recently, my family and I took a much needed vacation to Wisconsin for a few days. Coincidentally, a few of our friends were in the same area at the …

Personal Finance

17 Cake Batter Recipes That Aren’t Cake

When you think of protein bars, flavored popcorn or gooey cinnamon buns, cake batter probably isn’t the flavor that immediately comes to mind. Well, consider your mind blown, because we have all of the above and then some — and they all taste just like cake! Instead of baking a regular cake for …

15 Desserts That Don't Take Forever To Make

Sweets, stat.<p>Original post by Jedd Marrero for Spoon University.

How Entrepreneurs Can Become Better Leaders

There’s been a long-running conversation about leadership. A sort of "chicken before the egg" type debate. Are people born with it (leadership) or is …

Self-improvement

7 Morning Routines That Will Spark Your Productivity

Follow these simple steps and watch your productivity and wellbeing skyrocket.<p>The problem with morning routines is that most people don't have one.<p>For many individuals, waking up in the morning is a chaotic experience, full of terrible alarm clock noises, scrolling through email, and sprinting out …

Time Management

Google Has A Solution For The UX Design Education Gap: Google

A new degree program with SCAD aims to “fill the gaps” in user experience design education.<p>As a profession, “designer” is constantly evolving. Fifty years ago, chances are you’d either be a graphic designer, industrial designer, or furniture designer. In five decades, you might be an artificial …

Why it pays to be grumpy and bad-tempered

Being bad-tempered and pessimistic helps you to earn more, live longer and enjoy a healthier marriage. It’s almost enough to put a smile on the dourest of faces.<p><i>This story is featured in BBC Future’s “Best of 2016” collection. Discover more of our picks.</i><p>On stage he’s a loveable, floppy-haired …

Psychology

This Tool Kit Contains All You Need For A Two-Acre, Off-The-Grid Farm

Farm from a Box built in a modified shipping container that’s designed for easy delivery to remote locations, generates solar power, and collects …

Off-grid

5 simple mistakes that could derail your job search

It's pretty much a given that once a contestant on "The Bachelorette" becomes a little too confident and boasts about their front-runner status (ahem, Derek), they're basically a goner.<p>Hey, there's nothing wrong with being self-assured, but overconfidence can sometimes cause you to make mistakes …

Employment